The Friday, October 13 Smackdown is the season premiere on Fox. The show will showcase the reigning WWE Tag Team Champions, Cody Rhodes and Jey Uso in an open challenge to any other team on the blue brand.
On Thursday, Rhodes took to X to announce his intention to close out the week with the open challenge on SmackDown:
This week, a great RAW, a historic NXT…And no better way to close out the week than with a visit for the season premiere of #SmackDown
What say you @WWEUsos ?
— Cody Rhodes (@CodyRhodes) October 13, 2023
Smackdown will also feature the comeback of the reigning WWE Universal Champion, Roman Reigns. In addition to that, chief content officer Paul “Triple H” Levesque will make a special appearance. Furthermore, a tag team match featuring Pretty Deadly’s Elton Prince and Kit Wilson facing off against Butch and Ridge Holland of The Brawling Brutes is also on the card.